McCain surgery for blood clot could complicate Senate vote

AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin PHOENIX (AP) — Sen. John McCain’s absence from the Senate next week as he recovers from surgery for a blood clot could complicate the GOP’s prospects for advancing health care legislation already on the brink. Surgeons in Phoenix...

Disney Parks name Star Wars lands Galaxy's Edge

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Disney Parks isn’t letting Han Solo or Luke Skywalker save the day at their new Star Wars-themed lands. “When you step in to the world, you’re the hero,” Chris Beatty, Disney Imagineer and executive director of the new...

Fendrich on Tennis: Is Muguruza heir to Williams sisters?

Spain’s Garbine Muguruza celebrates after beating Venus Williams of the United States to win the Women’s Singles final match on day twelve at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London Saturday, July 15, 2017. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland) LONDON (AP) — Shortly after...

Doctors remove blood clot above Sen. McCain's eye

AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin PHOENIX (AP) — Surgeons in Phoenix say they removed a blood clot from above the left eye of Sen. John McCain. Mayo Clinic Hospital doctors said Saturday that McCain underwent a “minimally invasive” procedure to remove the nearly 2-inch...

Astronaut Buzz Aldrin rolls out the red carpet for Mars

Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin speaks at the commemoration for the upcoming anniversary of the 1969 mission to the moon and a gala for his non-profit space education foundation, ShareSpace Foundation, at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla., on Saturday, July 15,...

From small crimes, cousins allegedly move to killing 4 men

This undated photo provided by the Bucks County District Attorney’s Office in Doylestown, Pa., shows Cosmo DiNardo, of Bensalem, Pa., an admitted drug dealer with a history of mental illness who was charged Friday, July 14, 2017, with the killings of four Pennsylvania men...

Venezuelan opposition hopes for big turnout in protest vote

A woman with her face painted with Spanish words “Freedom, peace, don’t forget” attends a vigil to honor the more than 90 people killed during three months of anti-government protests in Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, July 13, 2017. Opposition protests demanding...

3 dead in fire at Virginia senior center

CHEASPEAKE, Va. (AP) — Fire officials say three people have died after a fire at a senior living complex in Chesapeake, Virginia. The fire happened early Saturday morning at Chesapeake Crossing Senior Community Apartments. The Chesapeake Fire Department says six people...

Elon Musk talks cars _ and humanity's fate _ with governors

AP Photo/Stephan Savoia PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk warned a bipartisan gathering of U.S. governors on Saturday that government regulation of artificial intelligence is needed because it’s a “fundamental risk to the existence of human...

The Latest: Disney Parks name Star Wars lands Galaxy's Edge

AP Photo/Joe Kohen ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on Disney’s fan expo D23 (all times local): 4:15 p.m. The new Star Wars-themed park expansions finally have a name: Galaxy’s Edges. Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek made the announcement...